Scranton Army Ammunition Plant

Richard P. Hansen

Richard P. Hansen serves as Scranton’s Commanders’ Representative. He arrived at Scranton on August 3, 2009 from Tobyhanna Army Depot Pa. where he was assigned as the Master Production Scheduling (MPS) Chief within the Production Management Directorate. He supervised 27 personnel in the scheduling and execution of the depot’s MPS workload. Prior to beginning his Department of the Army civilian career, he was served in the United States Navy. Mr. Hansen retired from the Navy in October 2007 after 23 years. His Navy career started in March 1984 and he rose through the enlisted ranks attaining the rank of Chief Petty Officer in 1997, he was subsequently commissioned to the rank of Ensign through the Limited Duty Officer Program in 1998 and retiring with the rank of Lieutenant. His career took him to many countries around the world where he served in almost every major conflict since 1984. While in the Navy, he was the recipient of numerous personal commendations and campaign ribbons including the Meritorious Service Medal, Four Navy and Marine Corps Commendation medals, and Four Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals.